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BTEC Business at Bath Community Academy

Course description

A vocational course in Business studies for those who don't like exams. Become confident managing people, money and resources across the range of industry sectors and jobs. Course Overview

Year 1

Unit 1: The Business Environment. Business basics – explore the range of businesses ; how they work; what they do and understand the environment they operate in. 
Unit 2: Business resources. Investigating how to manage a company's finances, resources and people. 
Unit 3: Marketing. Mastering the marketing mix – exploring how successful companies manipulate their offerings to target the right customers.

Year 2

Unit 4: Business Communication. Create a range of different corporate communications. 
Unit 5: Business Accounting. Reading between the lines of a firm's financial health and working out what makes a good investment. 
Unit 18: Managing a business event. Putting your skills into practice and organising a trip/event of your choice.


Entry requirements

Grade C in English and either GCSE Business Studies grade C or Merit at Level 2 BTEC Business

Future opportunities

Many students go on to study BSc/BA Hons degrees in business related subjects.

How to apply

If you want to apply for this course, you will need to contact Bath Community Academy directly.

Last updated date: 20 April 2015

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